Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-11-03 Thread MaryChristine
see, i would say keep them together, because they've probably already been as exposed as they're gonna be, and if mom is negative, it means their exposure is probably from great-aunt tabby, the neighborhood nursemaid. we don't really know for sure how FeLV works in kittens who don't get it from

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-11-03 Thread SALLY NORDSTROM
PROTECTED] wrote: From: MaryChristine [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Monday, November 3, 2008, 2:42 PM see, i would say keep them together, because they've probably already been as exposed as they're gonna

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-11-03 Thread MaryChristine
let's see if anyone wants to fight me about my opinions, first, then ask again! (but you're right, it's the education part that's so vital. i remember when i had all my cats tested, because a recent former housemate, tested negative at the shelter, had died from complications of the virus

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-11-02 Thread catatonya
that the others will eventually test positive? I don't understand any of this! --- On Wed, 10/29/08, MacKenzie, Kerry N. wrote: From: MacKenzie, Kerry N. Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2008, 4:29 PM Sally

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-11-02 Thread SALLY NORDSTROM
[EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Sunday, November 2, 2008, 6:51 PM my opinion would be leave them together. they've already been together. the ones that are negative may have been positive and fought it off. if so

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-30 Thread Debbie Harrison
to do the something that I can do. What I can do, I should do. And what I should do, by the grace of God,I will do(Edward Everett Hale) Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 18:05:27 -0400 From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-30 Thread Sharyl
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: SALLY NORDSTROM [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2008, 4:58 PM Another question. My kittens tested positive with the ELISA test. May they have their vaccines

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-30 Thread MaryChristine
i just reread this--a bone marrow BIOPSY?? and actually, i'd like to see where something has said that an ELISA can tell what stage of FeLV the kitty is in. since all it tests for is ANTIGENS, not even antibodies, an ELISA shouldn't be able to tell anything about whether or not the cat is even

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-30 Thread Brenda Waterson
Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive Brenda, You're an angel for opening your heart and home to Spazzy. Thank you on behalf of all homeless kitties, and particularly FeLV kitts.. You've come to the right place for info. My first advice would be to find an informed, FeLV

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-30 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
Glad you're back MC! -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of MaryChristine Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 5:03 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive i respectfully disagree

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-30 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
29, 2008 4:06 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive Kerry, THANK YOU SO MUCH!! I appreciate your kind words and input I now feel hopeful! I will try the Vita- Mineral mix recipe. I don't believe Spazzy has cancer although the Vet hasn't

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-30 Thread dlgegg
when you get info on these courses, let me know, would like to try them myself. only was to arm yourself is to learn what you are up against. dorlis MaryChristine [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: i just reread this--a bone marrow BIOPSY?? and actually, i'd like to see where something has

[Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread Brenda Waterson
Hello, I recently took in a stray cat that had been hanging around my neighborhood for some time. He's such a nice boy and I had been feeding him for a few months before I took him in. What made me take him in was he became very sick with an upper respiratory infection and I had just felt so

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
Subject: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive Hello, I recently took in a stray cat that had been hanging around my neighborhood for some time. He's such a nice boy and I had been feeding him for a few months before I took him in. What made me take him in was he became very sick

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread Rosenfeldt, Diane
own. Bless you for caring for him. Diane R. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Brenda Waterson Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 2:13 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive Hello, I

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread SALLY NORDSTROM
PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2008, 3:16 PM Brenda, You're an angel for opening your heart and home to Spazzy. Thank you on behalf of all homeless kitties, and particularly FeLV kitts. You've come

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of SALLY NORDSTROM Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 3:59 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive Another question. My kittens tested positive with the ELISA

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread Saehwa Kang
they have been vaccinated. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of SALLY NORDSTROM Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 3:59 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive Another question. My

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread MaryChristine
:59 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive Another question. My kittens tested positive with the ELISA test. May they have their vaccines? Mom gets tested Friday. If positive, may she have her vaccines? May she be spayed

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread MaryChristine
PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of SALLY NORDSTROM Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 3:59 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive Another question. My kittens tested positive with the ELISA test. May they have

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread Sally Davis
Yes Sally(the other one) . MC (haven't you missed me?) -- Sally, Eric (not a cat),Junior(angel), Tiny(angel) Fluffy(soulmate angel), Speedy, Grey and White, Ittle Bitty, Little Black, Lily, Daisy, Pewter, Junior Junior (newest) I call him JJ , Silver, and Spike Please Visit my Message

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread MaryChristine
awww, thanks! MC On Wed, Oct 29, 2008 at 7:27 PM, Sally Davis [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yes Sally(the other one) . MC (haven't you missed me?) -- Sally, Eric (not a cat),Junior(angel), Tiny(angel) Fluffy(soulmate angel), Speedy, Grey and White, Ittle Bitty, Little Black, Lily,

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread SALLY NORDSTROM
of this! --- On Wed, 10/29/08, MacKenzie, Kerry N. [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: MacKenzie, Kerry N. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2008, 4:29 PM Sally, I personally would

Re: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive

2008-10-29 Thread Sally Davis
: [Felvtalk] Stray Kitty I took in tests positive To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2008, 4:29 PM Sally, I personally would not vaccinate a positive cat. See Jean Dodds' and Charles Loop's (both vets) views here. (The paragraph below is taken from the website